Salt Lake City voted as host of 2034 Olympic Winter Games – with a doping investigation caveat

The Winter Games are coming to the U.S. Leaders of the 142nd International Olympic Committee Session announced on Wednesday that Salt Lake City, Utah, will be the host of the…

Netanyahu to give historic 4th address to Congress today amid divide over support for Israel

Washington — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will address a joint meeting of Congress on Wednesday afternoon, hoping to shore up support for Israel’s 10-month war against Hamas in Gaza. …

Plane crash in Nepal kills 18 people, with the pilot the sole survivor

New Delhi — At least 18 people on board a small plane were killed Wednesday when it crashed shortly after taking off from the airport in Nepal’s capital Kathmandu. The pilot…

Jose Cuervo tequila plant explosion, fire in Mexico kill at least 5 workers

An explosion and fire at a factory that makes Jose Cuervo tequila in Mexico killed at least five people Tuesday, local authorities said. “So far the deaths of five people…

Monday was hottest day ever measured by humans, beating Sunday, European science service says; “Uncharted territory”

Monday was the hottest day ever measured by humans, beating a record set the day before, as countries across the globe continue to feel the heat, according to the European…

Sunday was hottest day ever measured by humans, European science service says; “Unchartered territory”

Washington — On Sunday, the Earth sizzled to the hottest day ever measured by humans, yet another heat record shattered in the past couple of years, the European climate service…

7/23: CBS Evening News – CBS News

7/23: CBS Evening News – CBS News Watch CBS News Harris holds first rally since launching presidential bid; 12-year-old angler lands in the record books Be the first to know…

Equestrian gold medalist withdraws from Olympics after video allegedly shows her mistreating horse

7/23: CBS Morning News 20:19 Olympic equestrian gold medalist Charlotte Dujardin has withdrawn from the Paris games after a years-old video emerged allegedly showing her mistreating a horse.  Her decision…

Snoop Dogg to carry Olympic flame on part of final journey to opening ceremony

Paris – The Olympic flame will make the final leg of its long journey on Friday to the Paris Olympics opening ceremony on the Seine river in the heart of…

“Cocaine sharks”: Predators off coast of Brazil test positive for drug, scientists say

Sharks in the waters off Brazil have tested positive for cocaine, marine biologists said in a new study, marking the first time the drug has been found in the free-ranging…